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Lives in United States Boston, United States
Joined on Sep 12, 2005
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Pentax K3
Panasonic FZ200
Sanyo XacTi

srock's recent activity

  • Many thanks Will try them out Steve
  • Created discussions File renamer
    Looking for a good batch file renamer with flexible templates Often renaming directories at a time Best free or paid renamer (free is good...) Steve
  • Created discussions lightest backpack for Safari
    Going to Tanzania for Safari Weight restrictions are somewhat extreme- Want a really light backpack that will accommodate 150-300mm and camera Body and perhaps just a little more (Pan FZ200) Sugges ...
  • Replied in Safari
    Could try m43 or get new fz200 or take my K-3 and just the 150-500 with 1.4x and my range is 28-700 (35mm equiv 28-1000) and I have a light camera to take out of the rover and my 35mm for action ...
  • Replied in Safari
    Mid October I put my rarely used 150-500 and a 1.4x teleconverter on the camera today and was surprised how heavy it was- compared with my fz200 night and day- and f2.8 over the entire range will help
  • Created discussions Safari
    Going to Tanzania for 10 days for Safari Raising a question that will I am certain raise strong opinions The weight question is really bothering me I have a Pentax K-3 and a Sigma 150-500mm lens ...
  • Lightroom printer management is off in canon driver icm for canon luster in lightroom perceptual I am used to setting my printer work flow up and dont think I am "double managing " the printer but ...
  • Created discussions Problem with color cast
    pro100 printer calibrated monitors with colorMunki photo using Canon Luster paper and canon icm cartridges not empty nozzle check is fine still getting reddish cast on prints Thoughts??? Steve post ...
  • Just wanted to tag onto this thread Going on Safari this Fall Need to travel light due to weight restrictions Want to carry one body and 150-600 sigma and perhaps one other small lens- no tripod ...
  • My pentax 18-135 was knocked off a table recently and the lens body neatly fractured at the focus ring. Sent the lens to Precison Camera ( the authorized service  in the US) and for $165 they ...
  • Not sure I agree with a couple of your points Lots of Safaris have flights in country as part of the tour- Wt limits are 14.5kg on thes filghts (about 29 pounds)- That includes your photo equipt ...
  • Going to Tanzania in the Fall. Plan on taking my K-3 and Sigma 150-500mm- Plan on leaving that lens on the camera as many have warned me about ever present dust in lens changes. Will be taking my ...
  • While I have a K-3 and a bunch of good lenses, I often travel light- Recent trip to Hong Kong, Vietnam and Thailand- I left my Pentax at home and traveled with a Pansonic FZ-200. Extraordinary ...
  • http://gizmodo.com/watch-6-hours-of-pro-photoshop-retouching-in-90-seconds-1701455426 The last digit fell off the URL when I copied it- Try this Steve
  • Created discussions Well worth a look
    http://gizmodo.com/watch-6-hours-of-pro-photoshop-retouching-in-90-seconds-170145542 Pretty amazing for those who haven't seen a pro reorder the universe Steve
  • Is enabling Graphics acceleration always desirable??- I have an older quad core processor (q9300) and an older Graphics card radeon 6800 HD - The system was very fast in 2012, but now is middle of ...
  • Created discussions LR 6 and AMD card
    Installed LR6 without difficulty - went to the performance tab and GPU box is unchecked and there is an error message - went to the details and it fails open GL Went to my driver and open GL is ...
  • I Missed the "I own" box - and the $79.00 price does indeed come up Whew! :-)- Ordered Many thanks Steve
  • Created discussions Lightroom 6 Upgrade
    Lightroom 6 available today as stand alone for $149 - Went to the adobe site and indeed it is available for 149 (Full)-  The upgrade option is greyed out. I wonder if that is now the gotcha- You ...
  • Created discussions Happy Camper with new/old TC
    Dont use a TC much and have 3 or 4 2x TCs which haven't been much use to me because of the 2 stop penalty. Just purchased a Tamron-F 1.4x AF Teleconverter Pz-AF MC4 on EBay for a good price and ...
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